Links to previous press releases are below. We welcome bona fide press enquiries, please email for further information
Chinese Industrial Profits Rise at Fastest Rate in Almost Six-Years
Profits at Chinese industrial firms rose by 28% year-on-year in September to 662 billion yuan ($99 billion), the strongest growth rate since December 2011, according to National Bureau of Statistics data reported by Reuters. The mining and heavy industry sectors performed strongly as earnings were supported by robust demand and high prices. Profits in January-September were up by 23% on the year-ago level at 5,580 billion yuan.